Researcher’s Profile

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Jason D. Wright, MD

Chief, Division of Gynecologic Oncology
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Dr. Wright joined the faculty at Columbia University after completing residency and a fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology at Washington University in St. Louis. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology. Dr. Wright sees women with all gynecologic cancers and has extensive training in minimally invasive surgery, robotic surgery, extended pelvic resections, and pelvic reconstructive surgery. Dr. Wright also cares for a large number of women with hereditary cancer syndromes. In addition, Dr. Wright sees women with who require complex gynecologic procedures as well as women with placenta accreta.

Dr. Wright is a nationally recognized expert in the treatment of gynecologic cancers and gynecologic surgery. He has authored over 110 articles, chapters, and textbooks. A major focus of Dr. Wright's work is the delivery of quality care to women with cancer and the improvement of outcomes of women with cancer and those who undergo surgery. Dr. Wright's primary clinical research focuses on the evaluation of novel therapeutics, targeted therapies and biologic treatments for women with gynecologic cancers. Dr. Wright is the principal investigator on a number of clinical trials and an active participant in the Gynecologic Oncology Group (GOG). Dr. Wright is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Honor Society, a full member of the Society of Gynecologic Oncology, and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Wright has won numerous teaching and research awards and lectures throughout the United States and internationally.